A Dictionary of English Surnames

A Dictionary of English Surnames

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A Dictionary of English Surnames by P. H. Reaney, R. M. Wilson

This classic dictionary answers questions such as these and explains the origins of over 16,000 names in current English use. It will be a source of fascination to everyone with an interest in names and their history.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781134933273
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 02/27/2006
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 584
File size: 4 MB

About the Author

P. H. Reaney is the author of The Origin of English Surnames (RKP, 1980). R. M. Wilson is Professor Emeritus of English Language at Sheffield University.

Table of Contents

Preface to the Third Edition vii(1)
Preface to the Second Edition viii(1)
Preface ix(2)
Introduction xi(50)
Abbreviations lxi
The Dictionary
Appendix 511

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